The house has three bedrooms (one double and a twin upstairs) with a new bathroom (shower over bath), and a twin room downstairs. The pretty, open-plan, kitchen/dining room as been recently refurbished throughout with modern appliances (electric fan oven, hob and extractor, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, tumble drier, microwave. There is a sunny lounge (with dual views to the mountains) with comfortable sofas, Wood burning stove, TV with Freeview and DVD player. Towels are not provided as we find most people prefer to bring their own. Along with the Wood Burning stove, there are storage heaters in the downstairs rooms and hallway and the bedrooms have plug-in heaters, if required. Mar Cottage has a small summer house (to store golf clubs, etc) and there is a small BBQ for use in the large garden.
The Braemar Golf Club a stone's throw away is in a beautiful setting – often with deer roaming across the course. The Tourist Information Centre, in the village, is full of maps and they will assist you to discover the mountains, walkways and waterfalls, which surround Braemar.